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Release Date: November 21st, 2007

DVD Release Date: March 11th, 2008

R|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
A professional assassin known only as Agent 47 (Timothy Olyphant) gets caught up in a dangerous political takeover. He flees across Eastern Europe, hoping to find out who set him up and why. However, his growing attachment to a beautiful but traumatized young woman poses as great a threat to his survival as that of the Interpol and Russian agents who are hunting him down.

Cast: Timothy Olyphant, Dougray Scott, Olga Kurylenko, Robert Knepper, Ulrich Thomsen, Henry Ian Cusick, Michael Offei, Christian Erickson

Director: Xavier Gens

Genres: Action

Production Co: Dune, Twentieth Century Fox, EuropaCorp

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Here’s all you really need to know before the opening credits roll in Hitman: There’s going to be a lot of bloodshed. And that’s a good thing, considering there isn’t much dialogue to carry the film. show more

  • Hitman stands right on the threshold between video games and art. On the wrong side of the threshold, but still, give it credit. show more

  • All the while, the music screams and clamors like an ignored child because director Xavier Gens and writer Skip Woods can't pump suspense into this inept mess. show more

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